Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD

Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD

General Surgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mansoura U Sch Med in 1976 and specializes in general surgery.

9500 Euclid Ave

Cleveland, OH 44195

Contact Information

(216) 445-8876

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu-Elmagd performs Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Abu-Elmagd performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Intestinal Obstruction
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu-Elmagd treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Abu-Elmagd treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Abdominal Disorders
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abu-Elmagd treats Abdominal Disorders more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Abu-Elmagd treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Abu-Elmagd's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Bladder Surgery
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cystectomy
Cystotomy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagostomy
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Liver Transplant
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Skin Grafts
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Trigger Point Injection
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Vulvar Cancer
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kareem Abu-Elmagd, MD is a general surgery specialist in Cleveland, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Mansoura U Sch Med in 1976 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Wayne St U
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Mansoura U Hosp
Residency Hospital
1979
Hurghada Genl Hosp
Residency Hospital
1978
Mansoura U
Internship Hospital
1976
Mansoura U Sch Med
Medical School
1986
1983
1981
1979
1978
1976

Awards

Dr. Abu-Elmagd's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abu-Elmagd

4.0

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
58.333333333333336%
(7)
4 Stars
16.666666666666668%
(2)
3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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Only a 3 because his politically motivated nurse cindi shovary/witting is horrid.
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Can’t trust him. He is not compassionate enough. He laughs at his patients. Never sen before. Run.
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Blue Card PPO
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Blue Care HMO
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Cleveland Clinic

Cleveland, OH

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